Senior Media Advisor

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Alice Chien

  • Media or senior media advisor role
  • 8-week contract - Immediate start
  • Fast paced role, CBD location

Media advisor role with a reputable non-profit health organisation responding to COVID-19 enquiries

About the Company

Our client is a not for profit membership organisation in the health space. They offer training, resources and support to their practitioners around Australia so they can thrive and provide quality services. Due to a gap on the team, and the recent global crisis with COVID-19, we are seeking an immediately available Media Advisor to support their team. Immediate start, with possibility to transition to an ongoing role.

About the Role

Supported by a Director of Communications, you will provide highly valued support to the small head office team across wide-ranging external communications-based activities. You will produce well written content, tailored to a variety of audiences and channels. Your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Speaking to journalists and responding to the current high volume of enquiries related to COVID-19
  • Writing media releases and background briefing papers
  • Produce and deliver a diverse range of high-quality communication advice and content including articles and website content

Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role you will have demonstrated experience working in a high-volume media relations role. You are a writer by trade, with the ability to understand newsworthy content and media angles. Previous experience working in health or community services organisations highly advantageous.

How to Apply
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